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Duke at Wake Forest – First things, first

The Duke Blue Devils travel to Wake Forest to face the Demon Deacons on their annual Senior Day tonight. This, of course, will be their last road game of the regular season and it’s a key one if Duke hopes to pull down the second seed in the fast approaching ACC Tournament. There are several […]

Rest and Relaxation – How Duke plays after a Long Layoff

Rest and Relaxation – How Duke plays after a Long Layoff

What a difference two short weeks make. Back on February 18, Duke was set to play three games in five days and people wondered if the team would still have gas in the tank for the third game, against then #1 Syracuse. Now the opposite issue arises: today marks the 7th straight day in which […]

Hood leads Duke past Hokies

Hood leads Duke past Hokies

The Duke Blue Devils rode a quick start to a 66-48 victory over Virginia Tech.  Leading the way for the Blue Devils was Rodney Hood who tallied 21 points and worked as the point distributor against the Hokies tight zone defense.  During the post game press conference, Duke Coach Mike Krzyzewski said that he was […]

Virginia Tech at Duke Game Notes

Virginia Tech at Duke Game Notes

Duke vs. Virginia Tech February 25, 2014 • 7 p.m. Durham, N.C. • Cameron Indoor Stadium (9,314) ESPNU • Blue Devil IMG Sports Network The Opening Tip • In the first of its two final remaining home games, Duke hosts Virginia Tech Tuesday in Cameron Indoor Stadium. The game tips off at 7 p.m. and […]

Marshall Plulmee is taking on a larger role for Duke

Marshall Plulmee is taking on a larger role for Duke

After recovering from untimely off season surgery, Duke big man Marshall Plumlee is starting to assert himself giving the Blue Devils solid minutes off the bench. In his last two outings, Plumlee has showed well by simply being long and clogging up the lane. With cellar dwelling Virginia Tech coming to town, look for Plumlee […]

Duke versus Syracuse – The games were scripted, right?

Duke versus Syracuse – The games were scripted, right?

The Duke and Syracuse games were scripted, right? Before I go any further let me preface this by saying it is definitely tongue in cheek. As entertaining as professional wrestling is to some, it is no doubt scripted to elicit all kinds of fan responses. With that said, suppose for a second the ACC scripted […]

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